English striker Wayne Rooney surprised former Manchester United legend and former Portuguese team star Cristiano Ronaldo after leaving for the Saudis with a win.
The Madeira Rocket joined the ranks of Saudi side Al Nasr in a free transfer deal worth €200 million per sporting season during the latest winter transfer period.
Don terminated the contract by mutual agreement with the English side Manchester United after the player gave a television interview to Piers Morgan, during which he lashed out at the club’s management, as well as the former and current coaching staff.
The departure of the Portuguese don from Old Trafford to an international team has not negatively affected the player’s legacy at the Theater of Dreams, according to the former England star.
Rooney told CNN: “I think what Cristiano Ronaldo gave to Manchester United was wonderful.
Surprise for Cristiano Ronaldo from the Manchester United legend after his move to Al Nasr Saudi Arabia.
And that’s why I definitely think that many fans and players who witnessed all this will never forget what he did for Manchester United.
And he concluded: “Because in my eyes he will always be a legend at the club and it’s a pity that this time it’s over, but I don’t think it will take anything away from him or his legacy at the club. “.